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Resume Writing Philosophy

Check out the fictionalized professional resume samples which are all original job-winning resumes designed by me, Julie Walraven, a multi-certified professional resume writer for my clients.

  • I believe every resume client is unique! Together we create your resume stories. YOU are the key ingredient to your project.
  • Every resume is custom-designed! I don't use templates!
  • Each resume depicts distinctive strategies. Your custom-designed original resume will align with your specific career targets.
  • Even if your specific industry or job title is not in my sample set, you know your industry and what you do.
  • My job is to shape your resume stories in a compelling way to let the hiring manager realize you are the one to hire.

For other questions about working with me, check out Design Resumes Frequently Asked Questions.

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COMPARE PACKAGES

Take a look at the comparison table for the three packages (Essential, Preferred, and Ultimate.) Choose the one that best fits your career goals.

ESSENTIAL

$1297
  • Essential Package with Vital Job Search Services and Products to Prepare Job Seekers to Win the Next Role or Promotion
  • Up to 9 Virtual Zoom Meetings including:
  • Interactive Job Search Strategy & Coaching
  • Transformative Job Winning Strategic Planning Session
  • Multiple Comprehensive Resume Development Sessions
  • Resume - Presentation Style with ATS Friendly Check
  • Comprehensive LinkedIn profile development to highlight your achievements and establish credibility in your industry.
  • Targeted, Customized Cover Letter
  • DISC Personality Assessment & Coaching
  • Salary & Benefits Worksheet
  • 90 minute Session of Interview Preparation Coaching with a Specialist.
  • Guidance from the Interview Specialist on how to write the Thank You Letter
  • 90-days follow-up email support

PREFERRED

$1697
  • Preferred Package with Career Marketing Tools & Strategies to Equip Determined Managers, Directors, and Leaders
  • Up to 15 Virtual Zoom Meetings including:
  • Interactive Job Search Strategy & Coaching
  • Transformative Job Winning Strategic Planning Session
  • Multiple Comprehensive Resume Development Sessions
  • Resume - Presentation Style with ATS Friendly Check
  • Comprehensive LinkedIn profile development to highlight your achievements and establish credibility in your industry.
  • Targeted, Customized Cover Letter
  • DISC Personality Assessment & Coaching
  • Salary & Benefits Worksheet
  • Two (2) 90 minute Sessions of Interview Preparation Coaching with a Specialist.
  • Guidance from the Interview Specialist on how to write the Thank You Letter
  • Second Resume. Focus in a different career path or change the layout.
  • LinkedIn Networking Strategy Training
  • Networking e-Note Letters (Direct & Referral)
  • 6-months follow-up support

ULTIMATE

$2097
  • Ultimate Package with Critical Services, Products & Tools for Senior Director, VP, C-Suite, and Senior Executives
  • Up to 20 Virtual Zoom Sessions including:
  • Interactive Job Search Strategy & Coaching
  • Transformative Job Winning Strategic Planning Session
  • Multiple Comprehensive Resume Development Sessions
  • Resume - Presentation Style with ATS Friendly Check
  • Comprehensive LinkedIn profile development to highlight your achievements and establish credibility in your industry.
  • Targeted, Customized Cover Letter
  • DISC Personality Assessment & Coaching
  • Salary & Benefits Worksheet
  • Two (2) 90 minute Sessions of Interview Preparation Coaching with a Specialist.
  • Guidance from the Interview Specialist on how to write the Thank You Letter
  • Second Resume. Focus in a different career path or change the layout.
  • LinkedIn Networking Strategy Training
  • Networking e-Note Letters (Direct & Referral)
  • Second Resume. Focus in a different career path or change the layout.
  • Executive Bio
  • LinkedIn Content Writing and Marketing Tips
  • Board Resume
  • 1 Page Executive Summary
  • Julie's Networking Secrets
  • Victory Announcement for LinkedIn
  • Free Resume Updates
  • 12 months of follow-up support

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Often I am asked to provide a sample cover letter for my clients, of course, I am happy to write a cover letter for my clients. One is now provided in every package. The problem is that sending a cover letter I wrote for someone else won’t help. What the job seekers need is a…

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Defining your personal branding strategy is a confusing topic for many people. Add in the concept of job search and it gets worse. What is a personal branding strategy? According to Elizabeth Harr with Hinge Marketing: A personal branding strategy is a plan to take your reputation and career from relative obscurity to high visibility.…

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When you start thinking about updating your resume or creating a new resume, you get a host of answers. You don’t know who to believe. How do you update your resume for 2022? Let’s start with what changed. I randomly selected an old resume I wrote in 1999. I removed the name but left the…

My 3 Words for 2022

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My 3 words for 2022

This is an annual exercise: determining my three words for the year. The concept started in 2006 with Chris Brogan, Chief of Staff, speaker, author, strategic advisor, storyteller. This is his definition of his concept of My 3 Words from his latest 2022 article: What is My 3 Words About? The My Three Words idea…

Identify your strengths for your job target

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Identify your strengths

One of the critical jobs as a job seeker is to identify your strengths for the role you target. My role as your resume writer is to help you find those stories that support your strengths for this specific job. Craft your stories to help you land the role of your dreams. How do you…

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